|Posted on 10/15/2018 1:37:00 PM.|
The first ad of the Secretary of State’s race is out, and despite being a nominally non-partisan position, the ad is chock full of red meat for conservatives. It’s being aired by Interim Secretary Kyle Ardoin.
|Secretary of State, Louisiana, 2018, Kyle Ardoin, ad|
|Posted on 10/9/2018 4:43:00 AM.|
Several Secretary of State Candidates got combative yesterday
after they were asked about controversy surrounding the bidding process for the
state’s new voting machines.
|Secretary of State, Louisiana, 2018, election, Julie Stokes, Rick Edmonds, Kyle Ardoin, voting machines, scandal|
|Posted on 9/24/2018 3:34:00 AM.|
The state kicks off voter registration week today, ahead of a hotly contested midterm season nationally, that may not yield many surprises in the Bayou State. Statewide, the election will give voters a chance to decide on congressional races and the special election for the Secretary of State’s office.
|voter registration, Kyle Ardoin, Secretary of State, Louisiana, 2018|
|Posted on 8/10/2018 4:03:00 PM.|
The state has entered negotiations to purchase 10-thousand voting machines from Dominion Voting Systems, Inc, but the price tag has increased to replace their current machines.
Interim Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin had projected the cost at $60 million, but he says the more realistic price tag is now in the ballpark of $90-95 million dollars.
|Kyle Ardoin, Dominion Voting Sytems|
|Posted on 7/22/2018 9:48:00 AM.|
Louisiana is ranked among the five most vulnerable states for election security in a report released by Democrats on the U. S. House Administration Committee. The study says the state's paperless voting machines are dangerous, but Interim Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin says the Democrats’ claims don’t hold water.
|Kyle Ardoin, Voting Machines|
|Posted on 7/20/2018 1:58:00 PM.|
Nine people have signed up for the Secretary of State's race, including interim Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin, who had said for months he would not seek the position. The Baton Rouge Republican said he changed his mind ten minutes before qualifying ended on Friday afternoon.
|Tom Schedler, Kyle Ardoin, Secretary of State, Rick Edmonds, Julie Stokes, Renee Fontenot Free, A.G. Crowe|